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Senior Manager of Innovation Insights
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Post Date:Nov 02, 2021Type:Full time
Start Date:- n/a -Salary:EMail Us
Location: US - Georgia - Atlanta Job Reference:MRC11245

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The Senior Manager of Innovation Insights helps to identify short and long term innovation pipeline opportunities, emerging trends, and insights at all stages of innovation. The Senior Manager is responsible for delivering macro level trends and insights while developing foresights for scenario development and future planning. The Senior Manager will closely partner to the appropriate business unit (residential or commercial) and provide insight and recommendations directly to the leadership of that business to influence, inform and support decision making and strategy development. The Senior Manager is responsible for the daily management of external vendors, associated research budget & methodologies, initiating & reviewing fieldwork, determining analytic plans, and generating final reports/presentations to commercialize the intelligence. This is a key role within the Corporate Innovation team, whose mission is to help identify future growth and disruption opportunities.

Translate insight needs into learning plans, set scope, define strategy and use the appropriate methods (qualitative, quantitative or both) to address consumer or marketplace information needs

Distill research findings into clear, compelling and cohesive narratives, data visualizations and/ or infographics.

Lead cross-collaboration on market research, advanced analytics initiatives, stay informed on market insight advances and help educate and build enterprise capabilities.

Effectively communicate insights to the right audience (brand/ marketing, sales, channel, category management, dealers/retailers) in a way that enables the person to drive strategy and make impactful business decisions

Model and promote a consumer/customer-centric mentality throughout the organization through active immersion, communication and sharing of insights

Lead analytics & research to support the innovation stages from idea generation to concept screening and experimentation.

Lead quarterly insights meetings to ensure bottom-up and top-down intelligence and sharing.

Design and lead experiments based on the project concept and knowledge need requirements

Uncover and explore emerging trends that may lead to growth opportunities through the innovation pipeline.

Serve as the liaison with divisional insights leaders for knowledge shares and data gathering.

Solid grasp of innovation research best practices to develop short/medium/long term strategies for growth

Key Competencies:      

Deliver Compelling Communications

Make Effective Decisions

Demonstrate Strategic Influence

Ensure Customer-Centric Approach

Build Trusting Relationships

Encourage Innovation

Drive Results

Shaw Industries Group, Inc. is more than a flooring company we are 22,000 people united in our vision of creating a better future for our customers, for our people, for our community and for our company. We provide carpet, resilient, hardwood, tile & stone, laminate, synthetic turf and other specialty items for residential and commercial markets worldwide. We meet diverse customer needs through an expansive portfolio of brands, including: Anderson Tuftex, COREtec, Patcraft, Philadelphia Commercial, Shaw Contract, Shaw Floors, Shaw Hospitality, Shaw Sports Turf, Southwest Greens, USFloors and more.

Headquartered in Dalton, Georgia, Shaw is a wholly owned subsidiary of Berkshire Hathaway with nearly $6 billion in annual revenue and representation throughout the U.S., as well as in Australia, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, Chile, China, France, Great Britain, India, Mexico, Scotland, Singapore and the United Arab Emirates. For more information about our company brands, operations and community involvement, visit



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Shaw Industries

City: Atlanta
State/Province: Georgia
Country: United States

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